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Archives: April 6, 2013

Corruption personified

Partisanship And Diversity On The Sunday Shows In 9 Charts

Toons

Mayberry Values…

String of Killings Leaves Five Guatemalan Activists Dead

LAND ACTIVISTS RECEIVE DEATH THREATS in Colombia

Taser's new cop-cam takes aim at perps and privacy

Chris Hayes opening tonight with coverage of the Plan B decision.

Mildred Pierce is on TCM (CST) right now. Or is it....Mildred FIERCE?

Discussion question from my history book:

BREAKING: Gingrich Campaign Worker Pleads Guilty to Election Fraud Felonies in VA

New Cook Book Introduces Ways Of Making Cocktails With Semen (not April Fools)

At The End Of This Day, I Am Still Proud To Be A Democrat, And I Am Still A Fan Of President Obama

White House fights Catholic Church subpoena on birth control

Obama said during the first Presidential debate that his position on SS was similar to Romney's.

Guy Dressed As Zombie Saves Cats In Times Square

Navigating Masculinity as a Black Transman: “I will never straighten out my wrist.”

attack of the alert monster. in coming. everyone duck.

"No, there is no way that we will cover preexisting mental health issues."

Help!

It's 8:40 PM in Hamtramck, MI, time once again for another round of ASK MrSCORPIO

Aaaw.. I just found this pic of my "baby"

The Marginal Futility of Debt

No more gun sales where semiautomatic used in Sandy Hook shooting was bought

Thread to discuss sexism and misogyny you encounter on DU.

AARP's take on the chained CPI

MO GOP rep compares Medicaid recipients to zoo animals

Graduate with physics PhD commits suicide after only able to find job at call centre

Congress has lower ratings than Snooki's womb!

Help!

Does anyone still buy music, i.e. cds?

Sheepish confession: I used to call square dances.

Regarding: All In discussion on complimenting a woman (Obama)

Goddamnit! Social Security contributes not one red cent to the deficit!!!!

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF! Last Call & a new Kitteh gif

Harry Reid bites tongue over potential change to Social Security

Obama seeks deal, proposes cuts to Social Security

Loving the locks, despite lock picking bit on Rachel.

Does anyone here remember the helpless feeling after the election of 2000?

Omaha police officers fired after investigation; criminal charges possible

Sourdough biscuits

Kamala Harris 'strongly supports' Obama despite comment flap

Michigan GOP head using material from white supremacist...

Seems that Rutgers was trying to bury Mike Rice's problems

Venezuela's Capriles: Maduro won't last

KFC says new boneless chicken is a 'game changer'

slavery: a capitalist parable | mickey z.

Exclusive - Former News Corp President Chernin bids $500 million for Hulu

Are you people..........looking at Kamala Harris?

Investigators: Miss. suspect used detective's gun

Chiquita sues to block release of documents related to terror group payments

If this was France, Boehner would have been run out of his job in six months.

Chiquita sues to block release of documents related to terror group payments

Oregon Takes up Gun Control Bills

Tell Rep. Cheri Bustos to SAVE SOCIAL SECURITY!

Maryland governor uses state gun control victory to push for national reform

I guess we will see Mary Landrieu supporing backround checks very soon.

Gingrich Campaign Worker Pleads Guilty to Election Fraud Felonies in VA

Friday Talking Points (252) -- What The Media Missed

For the record, I'm so damned tired of the negative. Same as it ever was.

Pesticide ban urged to save Britain's bees

The New Bird Flu, and How to Read the News About It

Hey, Rick Perry, Listen. Is That a Fat Lady You Hear Singing?

The Greatest Ending To The Rachel Maddow Show Ever!

Who Says Rutgers' Mike Rice Won’t Get Another Coaching Gig?

Ready for Hurricane Season? The Predictions Are Starting to Come in

Where have societies' views of women come from?

"The "Grand" Budget isn't grand at all!"

Forget *Prison. > The West Wing!

On September 6, 2008, Senator Barack Obama told AARP members:

Lapka Environmental Monitor. Do these really work?

Social Security has a $2.7 trillion surplus

PHOTO: Robert & Ethel Kennedy Console Coretta Scott King

Last week, we were apparently bigoted against Catholics. Now we're bigoted against Muslims.

Kevin Drum: I Doubt That Obama Really Expects a Grand Bargain With Republicans

This guy's probably not getting employee of the year...

Real Time With Bill Maher - 4/5/13

Bill Maher a must see. Bernie Sanders so hot under

"In 1997, Clinton and Gingrich made a deal to cut Social Security."

Abby Huntsman is an exceptionally shallow person

17 yr old prosecuted for having consensual sex

An accident, then war with North Korea? by Wes Clark

Media Matters: Partisanship And Diversity On The Sunday Shows In 9 Charts

An accident, then war with North Korea? By Wesley Clark, Special to CNN

4 Omaha police officers fired after investigation; criminal charges possible

Did anyone happen to watch Hannity's special on food stamps tonight?

Kansas Senate passes new abortion restrictions

Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Plant Leaking Contaminated Water (As Much As 120 Tons)

From progressive talk to...RAP? The most INSANE programming decision I've seen!

White House promises more funding to address VA backlog of disability claims

U.S. Spurns California Move for Greater Say on Prisons

Boehner is never going to agree to the President's proposal.

Fidel Castro advises friend North Korea against war

Jesus is ‘always making us new’: Archbishop of Caterbury Justin Welby's Easter sermon.

National Train Day, May 11

17 yr old boy prosecuted for having consensual sex with 17 yr old boy

A Hard Days Night, by Roger Ebert

BELLADONNA HAS COME HOME, SAFE AND SOUND!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Bicentennial commemoration set for Texas' first republic

BELLA DONNA, MY MISSING KITTEH, HAS COME HOME AGAIN!!!! SHE IS SAFE AND SOUND!!!!

Eric Stevenson, Bronx Democratic Assemblyman, Arrested For Taking $20,000 In Bribes In Second....

Game wardens set record — but not for antler spread

Store that sold Sandy Hook gun loses license

Post an old photo of interest from your photobucket account. This is a San man.

So who was TZ rooting for tonight??? Natinals-0; Reds-15????

Arizona Lawmakers Are Invited To Wear Bullet-Proof Vests On The Job

After nine-month journey, Melek finds forever home in Omaha (3-legged dog who traveled from Turkey)

Search for convicted PA embezzler leads to Canada

'That's why I do what I do -- for Malia and Sasha, and all the Malias and Sashas out there'

One more Grape Hyacinth image.

"The Ugly Truth" About the Sex Trade

Surviving 'Collateral Murder': Soldier relives infamous WikiLeaks video (warning graphic war video)

"Self-governing enterprises have a greater resiliency than American corporations."

What's your favorite mystery with some humor?

Why is North Dakota Torturing Women?

Egyptian minister quotes Koran verse on killing Jews

SETI

Bill Maher Trashes Libertarians: Movement Went ‘Nuts,’ ‘Intellectually Stuck In Their Teen Years’

"Charles Krauthammer Shocks A Fox News Panel Into Silence With Comment About Obama's Greed"

Senator Frank Lautenberg's return to D.C. unclear

"Barack Obama's Budget Will Contain A Massive 'Screw You' To Mitt Romney"

Missouri Lawmakers Advance Bans On Drones, UN Program

I would dearly love to play Texas Hold 'Em with President Obama...

Abortion - why it is necessary

Rachael Maddow Tears Into NRA: You Can’t Oppose Gun Laws Just Because ‘Criminals Don’t Follow Laws'

I am .........

Maher Rails Against ‘Stupid’ Americans & GOP For Being Defiantly Anti-Science, ‘Science Activist’...

The magic of Aurora Borealis.

what's for dinner? potatooooes!!! potatoes and green beeeeans!!!

And, isnt this just great? Obama proposes SS cuts, and the Repukes say no...

Rising Temperature Difference Between Hemispheres Could Dramatically Shift Rainfall Patterns

Oregon takes up gun control bills

NRA 500: Promoters Want April 13 NASCAR Race Focused On Racing, Not Debating Gun Control

Stephen King's 11/22/63

Hillary Clinton: Empowering women is a ‘core imperative’ - VIDEO link

3 Miami-Dade family members get long prison terms in multimillion-dollar Medicare fraud case

Baby goats

White House Statement regarding the Removal of Highly Enriched Uranium from the Czech Republic

Earthquake measuring 7.2 magnitude strikes Irian Jaya, Indonesia

More Life with Cats

Anarchist cat

Goodbye Roger

Rush Limbaugh sends young climate skeptic free iPad

Family Research Council’s Boykin: Bachmann and Gohmert on mission from God to hunt Muslims

An idea from Shameless for a gun buy back

Tar sands - sans oil? Really, Exxon?

Bad People think they are Good People

Awwwwww

Rocky won't even watch as it gives him an inferiority complex

What A Successful Bluff Doesn't Look Like

Chris and Rachel let us down tonight

23 submissions so far

House rejects school vouchers as it approves budget bill

The Chained CPI Will Also Bleed Over And Effect Wages As Well Because ----

Photos: Naked woman chases naked man carrying a sex doll through Beijing

Can't Touch This…

Chaos erupts in Montana Legislature as Senate Democrats try to stall referendums {Video at link}

Family: United removed us for violent-movie complaint

Two segments from Friday's Chris Hayes show debunking the NPR disability report

Online Betting Site Intrade Faces Liquidation

You remember that acid tab you lost?

April 6: National Caramel Popcorn Day

Finding a new travel partner

Electric undergarment fights sexual assault with shocks

Alliance for Retired Americans statement on Social Security cuts--petition link included

Will the administration appeal the ruling striking down age limits on 17 and under for

Ticket charges: No more 'excessive' card surcharges

Saturday with ~ Robert Plant .........

DFA Petition to the White House:against cutting Social Security

With cuts to Social Security on the table, what will be the Democrat's campaign slogan for 2014?

Tracking watermarks on ballots ruled illegal in WA State

Sanders to Obama: Don't Touch Social Security

I cannot begin to tell you how happy I am!

"We know that a peaceful world cannot long exist ..."

Jane won!

Veterans services are on the chopping block when other military programs seem immune to cuts

It's Official: A Democratic President Proposes to Cut Social Security

America Is Ruled by Billionaires, and They Are Coming After the Last Shreds of Our Democracy

In Arkansas, Exxon Is Threatening to Arrest Reporters But Otherwise Telling Nobody Nothing

UN: Guantanamo a 'Clear Breach of International Law'

This Map Of US Female Mortality Will Break Your Heart

Officials are getting nervous about the fast growing FCAT Opt Out movement.

State Supreme Court limits union rights in Texas

Where The GOP Is In Control You Get The Idea Of What Germany Was Like Under Nazi Rule

Tyson to pay $3.95 million for chemical accidents in Council Bluffs, other plants

Scandals And Setbacks Rocked The US Military This Week

Military Contracts Awarded On 4.1.2013

Potential Korean Conflict and American Corporations

Military Contracts Awarded On 4.2.2013

Ron Johnson's "Victim of Government" Nothing More Than a Really Stupid Real Estate Developer

Military Contracts Awarded On 4.3.2013

Military Contracts Awarded On 4.4.2013

From The New Yorker: Playing Pipeline Politics (Will Obama approve Keystone?)

Military Contracts Awarded On 4.5.2013

Baby River Otter gets swimming lesson.

In the 20th century, 40 million killed in wars, but 160 million by their own governments.

The Guantanamo Effect: A Constant Reminder of America's Role in Perpetrating a Global War

Suicide bomber kills 22 in Iraq election attack

Memo to President Obama: Expand Social Security, Don't Cut It

Ah, warm spring evenings, pints of good beer, good conversation - time to get together?

Kansas lawmakers pass sweeping anti-abortion legislation

Rich neighborhoods hiring private security as cities lay off cops

Pope names top Franciscan in first Vatican appointment

Chinese Zodiac: The Rat's year. {poll part 1}

Chinese Zodiac {poll part 2}

Best calorie counter on web???? I have found some that are difficult to use, some that

Have Wall Street's "Third Way" Democrats Ever Been Right About Anything?

Obama Seeks to Halt Church Subpoena in Birth-Control Case

Worth The Burger? | Deborah Goodwin

Meningitis Deaths Prompt FDA Crackdown on Drug Mixing

Selection to begin Monday for grand jury investigating Steubenville rape case cover-up

Based on your experiences, please enlighten me about poverty in other countries

I had frost last night, but it was not freezing. Would it have killed my plants?

Obama’s Budget Would Cap Romney-Sized Retirement Accounts

Year 4 Of Drought: US Cattle Herd Smallest In 60 Yrs; TX Ranchers "Will Have To Make Some Decisions"

State Supreme Court limits union rights in Texas

Jeff Skilling (cartoon)

Nelson Mandela discharged from South Africa hospital

Culls Begin, Markets Closed In Shanghai; H7N9 Detected In Pigeons

Yet More Power for the Global 1 Percent

Wow, President Obama's Chief Of Staff Has Climate Policy Background, Nat. Journal Breathlessly Notes

Polish Pasta.

Amira, Come See My Daughter Fighting for Her Life

Now for some levity courtesy of Billo via Townhall: Zombies vs. Jesus

What We Want Is the Head of the Friar

Nevada Groundwater Plan Has UT Gov. "Agonizing" Over Prospect Of Drying Snake Valley Farms & Ranches

Taxis light up remote airstrip in Peru for medivac flight

"I live on $710.00 a month, what exactly am I supposed to cut?"

Destroying the Economy and the Democrats

Pure Comedy Gold In HuffPo Headline: "Republicans Care About Climate Change"

Salon can recognize sexist language. DU not so much.....

Potential For More & Bigger Toxic Algae Blooms In Lake Erie Grows With More Heat, Intense Rainfalls

Prince Fielder's home run knocks over a fan.....Literally.

Progressives Push Back Against Obama's Social Security, Medicare Austerity

Invention could make spent nuclear fuel useful for irradiation purposes

Nat. Drought Outlook Calls Intensification West, Some Improvement On E. Fringe Of Current Drought

Nicholas Stern Puts Chance Of 5C Global Temp Spike Within 100 Years At 50%

Broke, too bad, go directly to jail

Turkey’s Unsustainable Politics in the Middle East: Israel vs. The Rest | Ramzy Baroud

Egypt court rejects bid to ban Bassem Youssef TV show

new beginning

The Whys of American Ignorance

ExxonMobil Receives National Safety Council Award (not a joke)

Racist sacks of s*** of the week: Wilcox County High School (Georgia, of course)

Finally, Rape Survivors In The Military No Longer Have To Disclose That They Sought Counseling

Unfortunate background graphic on Swedish morning TV.....

How Republicans Once Championed the Federal Income Tax

Hasn't 'chained cpi' been a dead issue in the Senate for some time now since the Pres. proposed it?

Hattie Elizabeth Alexander (April 5, 1901 – June 24, 1968)

The Fallacy of Gun Registry and Confiscation

Turns out Dave Agema cited white supremacist and Holocaust denier in 'gays are bad' Facebook post

Former Walmart District Manager Accuses Company of Widespread Inventory Manipulation

At least Ann Romney did not get to move into the White House.

"She wanted to be the first female major league baseball player or the president."

Sybil Ludington (April 5, 1761 - February 26, 1839)

The Paperless Future!

What's for Dinner ~ Saturday April 6th

This Week in Poverty: Sequestration, Housing, Homelessness

The Fate of Civil Religion | John Michael Greer

How I feel about President Obama

Foul Ball From Hell! Not for the squeamish! Guys!

Charter Madrasa Movement

Reid Hints at Using 'Nuclear Option' on Judges

Which Phrases Are More Effective When Communicating with Elected Officials?

Orioles' Davis: fourth player in MLB history to homer in first four games

The Immigration discussion on Melissa Harris-Perry

Trayvon Martin's parents settle wrongful-death claim

today in women's herstory

what's wrong with our culture? women's liberation

I know this has been posted a million times on here...

France is treating women's healthcare like healthcare. Imagine that!

Let's Play: Guess the Republican!

Christianity As State Religion Supported By One-Third Of Americans, Poll Finds

Which pound of flesh would you offer Republicans to end the sequester, avert another debt crisis...

Atlanta Public Schools might be guilty of cheating, but the real scandal is standardized testing

Laiki Bank: The Cyprus bank staff hit worst of all

Marcus Hook Mayor arrested, seeking re-election (Another MAIG member going up the river)

china reports 2 more cases of new bird flu virus

Bill Moyers: Homeless in High Tech’s Shadow

Digby (Remember Her?) ....."Ok, So What Do We Do Now?"

spending mushrooms in new 'political ecosystem'

Where is the upside?

well, my wife applied for assistance yesterday.

We already have enough pipelines!

For all the talk about human trafficking and violence against women, action seems in short supply

Remember when Obama said, "Time to eat your peas"

William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day is postponed until this evening.

What's the stupidest Disney movies you ever saw?

The untold story behind Apple's $13,000 operating system

Today's Dessert Is: Pecan Pie

Here's a new group trying to find precursors of Genocide in language. Hatebase

Distance to Mars

Muslim Women Shockingly Not Grateful for Topless European Ladies Trying To Save Them

Obama: My budget is not "ideal," it's a "compromise"

Religious circumcision ritual leaves 2 Brooklyn infants with herpes

Today's desert: Sonoran

Is it me, or is Obama as bad a "listener" about Social Security as Bush was about invading Iraq?

Chained CPI is stealth income tax increase #noChainedCPI #noSScuts #SSD please sign petition

Today's Snake is ...

Roger Ebert yelling at Sundance

"It is not our job to see that anyone gets an education."

What are you reading the week of April 7, 2013?

Why is no one signing this petition?

Can conservative Democrats be stopped?

One thing that irks me are the 'leaders' of the scouts and local sports teams

Why have oil prices dropped so sharply since the November elections

Are you selling DU?

kitty lovers: our neighbor's cat had 3 kittens on top of

Is Gridlock Saving America?

Taliban Have Second Thoughts About Fighting in Afghanistan

Attention all Walking Dead/Darryl/Norman Reedus fans:

Detecting Shift, U.S. Makes Case to China on North Korea

The Top Ten Things You Need To Know About Social Security

No seriously...I would like to know the answer to this

Folks, they just don't see the irony ...

The biggest mistake by Barack Obama?

No such thing as rape culture?

Deep in the Red of Texas, Republicans Fight the Blues

Six Americans Killed in Afghanistan as Top General Arrives

Happenings in my yard - Spring in pictures, Raleigh April 6

Deep in the Red of Texas, Republicans Fight the Blues

40 years ago today - the first DH!

FC Bayern, Deutscher Meister!

Agenda 21

Wall Street is having epic gains, and the "Jobs Report..."

Egypt court dismisses case against popular TV satirist Bassem Youssef

The zen of kitty pics

Refuges for stranded liberals?

"American Winter" & "A Place at the Table" (must-see documentaries)

Hugo Chávez, Venezuela and the Corporate Media

Obama's EU Trade Deal Would Include New Political Powers For Corporations

TCM Schedule for Monday April 8 - TCM Spotlight: The Defense Rests

Can Pope Francis really reform the Vatican?

Some in the media go nutso over the President saying an Atty-General was "good looking"...

Former Walmart District Manager Accuses Company of Widespread Inventory Manipulation

Nicolas Maduro's Speech at the Funeral of President Hugo Chavez

has anyone had experience with The Right Step (Houston)?

Economic War or Peace? A Political Decision.

Bullshit!!!

What is the difference in saying that the Social Security fund has been spent....?

Keiser Report: Financial Narcissism

$1,000 a month check from SS...? Wow.

Could Earth's Population Peak in 2050?

Your grilling secrets?

Cuba gears up for first free trade industry zone

Obama: Proposed Budget Not His 'Ideal Plan'

Today in Peace and Justice history on April 6, 1712

Today in Peace and Justice history on April 6, 1712

So should Gore loan Obama his lock box?

A Secret Deal on Drones, Sealed in Blood

dammit, car

The American Breed

I just watched a small plane crash in Big Bear Lake!

Every Mother's Son

Obama plan hits seniors, low-income taxpayers

Tremeloes

With Chavez gone, globalists train sights on Bolivia’s Evo Morales

Twitter parody account @ExxonCares

Buying a laptop from Amazon US for an European user

Jim Wallis Talks Faith's Role In Politics, Gay Marriage And Immigration

Bryan Hoddle helps wounded vets run – and dream – again (CS Monitor)

2014/2016 US Senate Election Prediction- Democrats getting 60 US Senate Seats.

Richard Wolff: A Cure for Capitalism

Reagan increased SS benefits?

US to deploy spy plane in Japan

Obama "My budget will ....not.....hurt students and seniors and middle-class families"*

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Gun Control and voter fraud

GODDAMMIT TO HELL!!!

Lock Fucking Box.

North Carolina College Voting Bill Seeks To Tax Parents Of Students Who Change Registration

I just cleared my recent history in firefox and luckily DU remembers, even if I don't

Know your BFEE: Social Security is a Side Show while Banksters Walk and You Pick Up the Tab

Cost of Living Adjustment Changes (Chained-CPI estimates, 2050, from SSA)

Why can't we do this?

That poor detective in Jackson MS was shot with his own gun.

Intellectually-honest & Intellectually-dishonest debate tactics

Nightcrawlers - Little Black Egg

Tennessee Clergy Speak Out Against Bill To Cut Welfare For Children Who Get Poor Grades

"You can't call yourself a Democrat and support Social Security benefit cuts"

BeardPAC Aims To Elect America's Next Bearded President, Files With FEC

Is "Chained CPI" a 50 year plan to put the former American middle class in chains?

China closes Nanjing market over H7N9 bird flu

How can I get ahead? unskilled, unemployed, older

Democrats lose fight in Montana Senate over ballot measures

Use CPI-E to calculate adjustments to Social Security

Mending Wall (Robert Frost)

I Guess PBO And The Dems Don't Really Want To Take Back The House In 2014.....

Reid warns Republican foxes that he will throw them into the briar patch...

What Was Obama Thinking! How did he allow himself to "Step Into It!"

In case you missed it - Massive US Govt study shows todays renewables can power US

House Majority in 2014!

Ignored By Media - Republicans Lied About Compromising On Revenue

Good/bad banking experience? I'm shopping banks

Five Egyptians were killed and eight wounded in clashes between Christians and Muslims in a town

TPP Trade Deal Threatens Sovereignty and Public Ownership

Kansas Passes Tough New Abortion Bill

The Daily Flash

Jobs???

MSNBC Breaking News: Pastor Rick Warren's son has died (suicide)

100,000 Bangladeshi Protestors Rallied To Demand The Execution Of Atheist Bloggers

Leaving Corruptistan: Washington Favors Exit over Fight with Karzai

Abele promised he would not be like Scott Walker. Here are some of the biggest ways he broke

F.B.I. Said to Study Rutgers Ex-Assistant

what is your daily average posting for the past 90 days?

Maher & Sanders Explode At GOP Panelists Over Obama’s Economy: Where Were Deficit Hawks Under Bush?

Survivors group: If Francis is serious, must fire Bishop Finn

Administration confirms NASA plan: Grab an asteroid, then focus on Mars

Reverend Bubba D Liverance & The Cornhole Prophets

Exxon Receives Safety Medal From National Safety Council

J. David Kuo, onetime leader of Bush’s faith-based initiative, dies at 44

[Trailer] Pipelines + Pandas : A NeoCon Clown Show

Wait a minute. Can't just one senator filibuster entitlement cuts?

Do you mind?

Benefits in Britain: separating the facts from the myths

How does the Democratic Party win back the votes of poor white males?

Triple Divide- new documentary on PA fracking

Obama is wrong on Social Security.

Reports of Mick Philpott's awful crime omit the phrase 'domestic violence'

Why?

Kim Jung Un eats a snickers bar...

Anybody know this guy?

Can we get honest here ...

Sometimes hope is the most valuable gift (video)

North Korea: What’s really happening? Here's everything you need to know - by Tim Shorrock for salon

You have been warned!

I found something cooler than a banana slicer

Be careful what we say in response to the death of Pastor Warren's son.

Police Now Advise Assertive Response to Mass Attacks

I'm having a quick beer at a brewpub, while my wife is shopping for business clothes.

Dear Harry Reid, we told you so......they don't fucking play fair, 'nuke' 'em Harry nuke 'em

Senior Citizens Voted for Romney in large number... Why not let them have GOP-lite?

Master plan takes 12 to 16 more years to fix economy -------this is idiocy

According to your best guess, will chained CPI happen under President Obama's watch?

Truer than ever, George Carlin...

Top Republican Criticizes Rand Paul For Threatening To Filibuster Gun Bill He Hasn’t Even Seen

Does anyone here have any experience with the NutriBullet?

Funny repair stories?

Meet Lazarus the strangest looking cat I've ever seen.

Have you signed the petition telling Obama #noSScuts #noChainedCPI ?

Poll: Do you support Amina's goal to prevent anti-women Sharia laws from being adopted in Tunisia?

Senator Mark Pryor Isn’t Sure If People Choose To Be Gay

Conservatives Outraged By MSNBC Mom Talking to Daughter About Gay Marriage

4 gay NFL players could come out on the same day, Brendon Ayanbadejo says

The "center" is not always right...

Jeremy Lin says race cost him a D-1 college scholarship

GOP Civil War: AFA Attacks 'Windbag' Bill O'Reilly

Move is on to make concrete plans for 100% renewables

Josh Hamilton’s wife called security because of Rangers fans’ abuse

J. David Kuo, Who Split From Bush Faith Effort, Dies at 44

AP source: US delays missile test as tensions rise

Attempt to Harm Social Security? Impeachment is on the table.

Reporters Say Exxon Is Impeding Spill Coverage in Arkansas.

The Food Industry's Overuse of Salt Contributes to 100,000 American Deaths A Year: Think Progress

On Kansas border, impact of new tax cuts is still foggy

Rand Paul Cautions: Republicans And Some Evangelicals Often Appear ‘Too Eager For War’

Siskel and Ebert and Chevy Chase on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

Naked Feminists To Muslims: ‘Our Boobs Will Be Stronger Than Their Stones’ - video link

New Mom Drew Barrymore Says Women Can't Have It All

When did we start hearing about the deficit all the time? Did we hear about it in 2000-2008?

Researchers discover conventional reactors burn their own waste when thorium is added

Union Views Loom Large as Los Angeles Picks a Mayor

Those flash floods in Argentina killed close to 60 people

For Cleveland, Climate Change Could Mean Tons of Toxic Green Algae

What would you do if you were 28 and inherited a wacko country?

We Did It!

Them - Here Comes the Night

Black Hole Firewall Incinerator Will Kill Instantly, Study Shows

Fish with Clear Blood Lives in Antarctica

Nazca Lines destroyed by heavy equipment

Just got an emergency alert on the "Sports Time Ohio" channel - child abduction, no details

Colombian prosecutor's court challenge threatens peace talks

Mom, son vie for Illinois town presidency

The House Republicans are going to destroy our country's credit rating

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